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Quartier du Vaugueux

Rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
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Charming

Really lovely section of the city. If the rest of Caen survived like this it would rival Paris or... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
Tadhg M
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Different and important...

Important because so much of Caen was destroyed during the Second World War, yet these houses... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Christopher P
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Argentat, France
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14 Feb 2018
“Charming”
13 Sep 2017
“Different and important...”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Really lovely section of the city. If the rest of Caen survived like this it would rival Paris or Venice. Lots of excellent restaurants and a nice vibe to the people you meet there

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Important because so much of Caen was destroyed during the Second World War, yet these houses somehow survived. Beautiful.

Thank Christopher P
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

It is fun just to walk around the old quarter, amazing it survived WW2. many eateries and cafes to pick from.

Thank JnVSydney
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Given what happened to Caen in 1944, this is a great place to see surviving old houses and to perhaps imagine Caen in times past.

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

One of my favourite restaurants is in this area. It's full of wonderful old buildings with loads of character and a great place to wander through, especially at night. Loads of great restaurants and cafes. highly recommend a little visit here.

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Reviewed 25 November 2016

We have been eating in this area three times during our stay in Caen at it has always been a very good choice. This is the restaurant mile with very good options for a variety of tastes and budgets.

Thank BrigitteK236
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

In this place, you'll find a group of Caen's oldest houses, still remainning after the D-Day 1944. An architectural interest for seeing a city of Normandy houses, from XVI to XVIII centuries

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This area is pretty central to downtown. There are lots of shops and restaurants to choose from. Definitely take a stroll thru here.

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

We have visited Caen often and this is my favourite place. We are usually in Caen overnight and this is a great place to go. Full of Bars and Restaurants it is always busy with a lovely atmosphere. Have eaten in several of the restaurants...More

Thank johnmoran31
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is an amazing historical area, so many old timber buildings still existing, there is also many restaurents and entertainment in the evenings

Thank michaelvivian
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